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Hundred Years of Sail. Second Harvill Printing in dustjacket.

By: BEKEN of Cowes. HRH the Duke of Edinburgh. INNES, Hammond. BEKEN, Frank and Keith.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Harvill , London, 1988, ISBN:0002168111:

Seller ID: 109844


BEKEN OF COWES. A Hundred Years of Sail. London : Harvill Press, (1988). Second thus printing, third overall. Pp 200 plates, 4 folding. 4to, red cloth, gilt to spine. Later pr of 298. With a foreword by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. One hundred years of stunning yacht photography from the Beken dynasty. The plates range from the cutter Bloodhound (1880) to the sloop Yeoman XXI (1980), and are placed in context with introductory remarks by HRH the Duke of Edinburgh, Hammond Innes, and Kenneth Beken. Gift inscription to flyleaf, else very good in unclipped dustjacket. Due to the weight of this book... View more info

Last Voyage : Captain Cook's Lost Diary. in dj.

By: COOK, James, Captain) INNES, Hammond INNES, Hammond

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1979, ISBN:0394505794:

Seller ID: 66513


(COOK, James, Captain) INNES, Hammond. The Last Voyage : Captain Cook's Lost Diary . NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1979. Pp. (1)-253,[3]. 8vo, maroon cloth spine with tan paper covered boards, gilt lettering to front and spine, top edge dyed purple. A fictionalized account of a selection of Captain Cook's diaries. Stamp to bottom edge, else vg in lightly nicked dj. 25.00 View more info

Last Voyage : Captain Cook's Lost Diary. First Edition in dustjacket

By: COOK, James, Captain). INNES, Hammond INNES, Hammond

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1978, ISBN:0002214458: 1978

Seller ID: 63719

ISBN: 0002214458


(COOK, James, Captain). INNES, Hammond. The Last Voyage : Captain Cook's Lost Diary. London : Collins, 1978. First Edition. Pp (8),9-254,(2). Illustrated with colour maps to endpapers. 8vo, brown cloth. "The Last Voyage is the story of that third expedition as Cook might have told it. Unlike his Journals, which were official records, largely impersonal, this is a highly personal and self-revealing account of a man stretched to the limit. In visiting many of the places Cook discovered, and in sailing and navigating his own boat, Hammond lnnes became increasingly f... View more info

Atlantic Fury. US book club in dj

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Knopf, New York, 1962,:

Seller ID: 31082


INNES, Hammond. Atlantic Fury. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, (1962). Book Club Edition. Pp 242. 8vo, grey cloth. Smith & Weller, Sea Fiction Guide 1028."A thundering tale of the wrath of the sea and the men who battle its fury ." - from the dj. Very good in dustjacket. 9.00 View more info

High Stand. First Edition in dustjacket. signed

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1985,:

Seller ID: 41588


INNES, Hammond. High Stand. London : Collins, 1985. Pp 332. 8vo, green cloth. Drew, Lawmen in Scarlet : An Annotated Guide to Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Print and Performance. p.65. Paper yellowed slightly (as usual), else vg in dj. Signed with an inscription by Innes. 45.00 View more info

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Campbell's Kingdom. signed in dj.

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Collins, 1952,:

Seller ID: 41586


INNES, Hammond. Campbell's Kingdom. L: Collins, 1952. Pp 284. 8vo, red cloth. Slight edgewear, else vg in chipped dj. Signed with an inscription by Innes. 80.00 View more info

Solomon's Seal. 1st UK in dj

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Collins, 1980, ISBN:0002223953:

Seller ID: 5682


INNES, Hammond. Solomon's Seal. L: Collins, 1980. First UK Edition. Pp. 320. 8vo, grey cloth, gilt titles to spine. Small sticker to ffep, else vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

High Stand. First Edition in dustjacket. signed

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, 1985,:

Seller ID: 25403


INNES, Hammond. High Stand. London : Collins, 1985. First Edition. Pp (10),11-[336]. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Drew, Lawmen in Scarlet : An Annotated Guide to Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Print and Performance. p.65. "I think it was when that the first chill ran through me, the first sense of unease. It seemed unnatural, the mountains round watchful and white, an alien world from which all life had been expunged by the onset of winter. The sun had a faint halo round it, the air getting colder, and Istarted walking fast, up over the divide eparating the Stone Slide wate... View more info

Campbell's Kingdom. in dj.

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Collins, 1952,:

Seller ID: 58587


INNES, Hammond. Campbell's Kingdom. L: Collins, 1952. Pp 284. 8vo, red cloth. Name, else vg in foxed dj. 20.00 View more info

Wreck of the Mary Deare. in dj

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Knopf, New York, 1956,:

Seller ID: 56248


INNES, Hammond. The Wreck of the Mary Deare. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956. Second Printing. Pp 296. 8vo, blue cloth. Innes has written an adventure novelof an abandoned merchantmen, set in the treacherous waters between the Cha nnel Islands and St. Malo. Vg in slightly soiled and nicked dj. 25.00 View more info

Black Tide

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1982, ISBN:0002226189:

Seller ID: 75928


INNES, Hammond. The Black Tide. London: Collins, 1982. First UK printing. Pp. [1]-347(5). 8vo, green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. "The Petros Jupiter lies on the rocks, her tanks ripped open and the seas all round her heavy and dark with the filthy stuff that is leaking out of her. Trevor Rodin and his wife Karen, living in a tiny cottage on the cliffs by Land's End, have seen it all before, the oil slicks and the seabirds dying. For them the Petros Jupiter is the last straw. This is Hammond Innes at his magnificet best, telling the story of a woman who challenged the apathy ... View more info

Medusa. 1st UK in dj

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Collins, 1988, ISBN:0002233762:

Seller ID: 21335


INNES, Hammond. Medusa. L.: Collins, 1988. First Edition. Pp 350. 8vo, black cloth. "H.M.S. Medusa is an obsolete frigate with an ill-assorted crew and an insecure captain. Yet it is this ship which is despatched under secretorders to be a sitting duck in one of the most vital ports of the Mediterr anean." - from the dj. Vg in price-clipped dj. 30.00 View more info

Mary Deare. 1st UK in dj

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Collins, 1956,:

Seller ID: 45242


INNES, Hammond. The Mary Deare. L: Collins, (1956). First Edition. Pp 256. 8vo, green cloth. Innes' excellent novel of abandoned merchantmen and small-boat adventuring, set in the treacherous waters between the Channel Islands and Saint Malo. Names else vg in vg, bright unclipped dj. 30.00 View more info

Medusa. 1st UK in dj

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1988, ISBN:0002233762:

Seller ID: 75368


INNES, Hammond. Medusa. L.: Collins, 1988. First Edition. Pp 350. 8vo, black cloth. "H.M.S. Medusa is an obsolete frigate with an ill-assorted crew and an insecure captain. Yet it is this ship which is despatched under secretorders to be a sitting duck in one of the most vital ports of the Mediterr anean." - from the dj. Penned name, else vg in dj. 25.00 View more info

North Star. First Edition in dustjacket

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1974, ISBN:0002215721:

Seller ID: 30269


INNES, Hammond. North Star. London : Collins, 1974 .First UK Edition. Pp (14),15-318,(2). 8vo, blue cloth. Smith & Weller, Sea Fiction Guide 1031. A thriller set on a semi-submersible drilling rig in the North Sea. In shallowwater and currents, Innes' writing rivals Erskine Childers; here he offers us a runaway oil platform headed towards the deadliest rip in the Shetland s. "Hammond Innes is at his best when writing about the sea. here he takes us into Shetland Waters, deep in North Sea oil. But though the semi-submersible drilling platform North Star dominates the book, the story is of a... View more info

Atlantic Fury. First Edition in dustjacket

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1962,:

Seller ID: 14734


INNES, Hammond. Atlantic Fury. London : Collins, 1962. First Edition. Pp. (12),13-[318],(2). Map endpapers. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine.Smith & Weller, Sea Fiction Guide 1028. Jacket design by Michael Harvey. " Laerg -- forbidding and mysterious, risng out of the Atlantic like the lastpeaks of a submerged land, its shaggy heights lost in cloud, its massive c liffs resounding to the snowflake swirl of millions of seabirds ... Laerg, an island that is part real, part imaginary, which dwarfs men and ships alike, dominates the whole of this story. After roaming the world for the ... View more info

Wreckers Must Breathe. in dj.

By: INNES, Hammond

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1979, ISBN:0002219360:

Seller ID: 106467


INNES, Hammond. Wreckers Must Breathe. London : Collins, (1979), [originally published in 1940]. First thus printing. Pp (12), 11-251, (3). 8vo, grey cloth. Hammond Innes collected edition. "Wreckers Must Breathe takes you straight to Cornwall--a Cornwall unchanged, yet slowly darkening under the clouds of war. Hammond Innes was there in 1939. He watched the British Fleet sail down the Channel to action stations. He talked to coastguards and fishermen about the threat of U-boats off the Cornish coast. Out of these experiences grew an astonishing story of espionage, violence, and the claust... View more info

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Sea Fiction Guide.

By: SMITH, Myron J., Jr. and Robert C. WELLER. KENT, Alexander BEACH, Edward L. INNES, Hammond

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Scarecrow Press, Metuchen, N.J., 1976, ISBN:081080929X.:

Seller ID: 105237


SMITH, Myron J., Jr and Robert C. WELLER. Sea Fiction Guide. With a Foreword by Rear Adm. Ernest M. Eller, U.S.N. (Ret.) and Craft Notes by Edward L. Beach, Edwin M. Hall, Wilson Heflin, Hammond Innes, Alexander Kent, F. van Wyck Mason [and] John D. Seelye. Metuchen, N.J. : The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1976. First Edition. Pp (4),v-xxix,(1),1-256,(2). 8vo (145 x 222 mm), red cloth, with white lettering to front and spine. Toy 5590. Myron Jack Smith, Jr. (b. May 3, 1944). 2,525 entries. Craft Notes : Edward L. Beach : “A Romantic Na... View more info